BET Networks Names Michael D. Armstrong New GM

Jeanine Liburd and Donna Blackman also get new executive rolls as parent Viacom continues to roll out big changes.read more

New BET Series ‘On Tour With’ to Kick Off With Meek Mill’s “Compelling Story”

New docuseries is the first project from management executive J. Erving’s Philly Films.read more

Viacom CEO Bob Bakish Says MTV Set to be More “Upbeat”

The media boss told market watchers about a radical rebrand of Viacom's core cable assets to prepare them for the digital universe. read more

BET Shutters Washington, D.C., Office as Operations Move to New York (Exclusive)

As part of the shuffle, CEO Debra Lee is moving to Los Angeles and has listed her D.C. home.read more

BET Adds VH1’s ‘The Breaks,’ ‘Hit the Floor’; Kevin Hart, 50 Cent, Steve Harvey...

The Viacom-owned network has also greenlit Bobby Brown and Death Row Records miniseries and rebranded Centric as BET Her while also setting 'Lip Sync Battle' specials.read more

Robin Thede to Host Chris Rock-Produced BET Late-Night Talk Show (Exclusive)

Rock and the former 'Nightly Show' head writer talk with THR about the state of late-night and to expect from her forthcoming weekly satirical show 'The Rundown,' set to...

‘Black-ish’ Goes to BET, FX Networks In Off-Network Sale

The news follows Hulu's SVOD deal for the ABC comedy.read more

BET Executive on Leave With Breast Cancer Threatens Legal Action Over Termination

The Viacom cable network refutes those claims and says in a statement to THR that Zola Mashariki's claims are "without merit."read more

BET Programming President, Head of Originals Exiting Amid Latest Viacom Shake-Up

The news comes as BET was identified as one of six "core brands" for Viacom as part of CEO Bob Bakish's plan to rejuvenate the media conglomerate.read more